The Best Places to Watch the Sunrise and Sunset on the Mississippi Gulf Coast

With miles of white-sand beaches along a southward-facing coastline, the Mississippi Gulf Coast is home to breathtaking sunrises and sunsets. Each day, the sun rises and sets down over the sparkling water. As locals, we know all the best locations to watch the sunrise and sunset on the Mississippi Gulf Coast, and we’re here to let you in on the secret spots! 

If you want to learn more about our favorite activities in the area, take advantage of our Vacation Guide. It features the best restaurants, events, attractions, and more throughout Biloxi and Gulfport.  

Free Area Vacation Guide 

Where to Watch the Sunrise and Sunset on the Mississippi Gulf Coast 

Along the Beachfamily on beach in sunset 

If you’re enjoying a fabulous Gulf Coast vacation, clearly, one of the best places to watch the sunrise and sunset is from the beach! When you stay with us at Biloxi Beach Vacation Rentals, you’ll have access to your own private balcony or patio where you can watch the gorgeous sky. Or hit the sand and take a stroll or bring along a picnic to enjoy in the morning or evening. Our favorite local beaches in the area are Biloxi, Gulfport, Ocean Springs, Pass Chrisitan, Long Beachand Bay St. Louis 

From the Bayou 

In addition to the Gulf, Biloxi is also home to a plethora of bayous, tributaries, bays, marshes, and other bodies of water. If you begin or end your day in these peaceful areas, you’re in for a treat. Get up close and personal with the water and rent a kayak, canoe, or paddleboard 

At a Restaurant 

What’s better than watching the sunset over the beach? Watching it while you have a drink in your hand and yummy food in front of you! The Mississippi Gulf Coast is home to many phenomenal bars and restaurants, many offering waterfront views. Some of our restaurants along the water include Thirty-Two, McElroy’s Harbor House Seafood RestaurantAnthony’s Under the OaksShaggy’s, and more! 

From the Top Of a Lighthouse 

One of the most photographed and famous sites on the Mississippi Gulf Coast is the historic Biloxi Lighthouse. This signature landmark features 57 steps up a spiral staircase, an eight-rung ladder, and a 19-by-23-inch trap door into the lightroom. Make your way upwards, and once you reach the top, you’ll be able to see outstanding sights of the Gulf. You won’t find a better view anywhere else in Biloxi!   

Reside in a Gulf-Front Condosea breeze 

When it comes to the best accommodations on the Mississippi Gulf Coast, look no further than Biloxi Beach Resort RentalsAll our properties feature spacious living areas, kitchens, bedrooms, and private patios/balconies. Plus, you’ll have access to our awesome resort-style swimming pools.  

If you stay in our Sea Breeze Condominiums, you’ll feel like you’re in a serene oasis. Our perfect paradise includes a swimming pool, fitness center, sauna, and convenient beach access. The location is ideal and keeps you close to the area’s best restaurants, casinosand outdoor activities. It doesn’t get better than that!  

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